HTC Legend archive

  • The best looking phones in the world. Ever.
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    The best looking phones in the world. Ever.

    By 14 November 2011

    You can keep your dual-core processors and your 8 million forms of connectivity. This is Style Week on Pocket-lint and we’re interested in technology that’s looking smooth. For day one, we're looking at the gadget that simply everyone owns, the mobile...

  • HTC Desire HD in Black coming to Orange
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    HTC Desire HD in Black coming to Orange

    By 31 January 2011

    Orange is offering the HTC Desire HD exclusively in black, for those looking for a phone that will go deliciously with their black tie, the operator has confirmed The phone, which is expected to be available "soon", is currently available for pre-order...

  • What is MWC?
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    What is MWC?

    By 26 January 2011

    You might have noticed that we recently started bleating on about something called MWC 2011. There's little doubt that if you know your Android from your iOS then you'll be only too familiar with what we're going on about. However, if you're a recent...

  • Froyo flies in for Vodafone HTC Legend
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    Froyo flies in for Vodafone HTC Legend

    By 15 November 2010

    It's a busy day in the world of Froyo. First up, Vodafone has begun rolling out its Android 2.2 update to Legend users. HTC had promised a Froyo update for the handset earlier this month, but had warned: "For those of you with carrier-branded versions...

  • HTC Legend Froyo update within weeks
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    HTC Legend Froyo update within weeks

    By 5 November 2010

    HTC has confirmed that it will release a Froyo (Android 2.2) update for unbranded HTC Legend handsets within the next couple of weeks. In a message to its Facebook fans, the mobile phone company says it has been working hard to get it sorted and that...

  • HTC beats Apple to the white phone punch
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    HTC beats Apple to the white phone punch

    By 4 October 2010

    With all the talk when it comes to white phone handsets firmly focused on the iPhone 4 white edition, or rather the lack of the iPhone 4 white edition, the news that HTC is rolling out a white HTC Desire may be seen as a bit of a kick in the teeth for...

  • HTC seeing double
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    HTC seeing double

    By 7 August 2010

    If you think you are seeing more people using a HTC smartphone these days you aren't imaging it. There are more around, in fact double the amount you would have seen last year. HTC has reported that it has doubled its sales for July 2010 compared to...

  • Best Android phones in the world today
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    Best Android phones in the world today

    By 26 July 2010

    So you've finally got bored of the Nokia, BlackBerry, Apple or Windows Mobile phone you've been using for some time and have decided to go Android. But what are the best Android handsets out there for you to spend your hard earned cash on, regardless...

  • HTC explains why Android 2.2: Froyo updates are slow to arrive
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    HTC explains why Android 2.2: Froyo updates are slow to arrive

    By 6 July 2010

    To further explain why the roll-out of the Android 2.2 operating system, codenamed Froyo, is yet to reach the company's Desire, Legend and Wildfire handsets, Eric Lin, HTC's global PR and online community manager spoke exclusively to Pocket-lint at the...

  • HTC Desire, Legend and Wildfire to get Froyo (2.2) by October
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    HTC Desire, Legend and Wildfire to get Froyo (2.2) by October

    By 29 June 2010

    HTC is having to play cat and mouse once again it seems, following Google's roll out of Android 2.2: Froyo for the Nexus One, as it looks to update its latest handsets with the latest build. "We are working hard with our partners to update the HTC...

  • HTC Legend and HTC Desire updated
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    HTC Legend and HTC Desire updated

    By 5 June 2010

    HTC has issued a small and virtually unimportant update for its HTC Legend and HTC Desire users. "In our commitment to providing you with the best user experience, we are pushing out a new firmware update to your phone. Your phone will receive a notification...

  • HTC: Some, but not all phones to get Android 2.2
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    HTC: Some, but not all phones to get Android 2.2

    By 21 May 2010

    HTC has confirmed to Pocket-lint that "most phones launched this year will get an upgrade to [Android] 2.2". following the announcement that Google will be releasing the latest version of the mobile phone OS in the next couple of weeks. However, those...

  • Desire, Legend and X10 suffering app issues
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    Desire, Legend and X10 suffering app issues

    By 22 April 2010

    We're hearing word from owners of the HTC Desire, HTC Legend and Sony Ericsson X10, as well as a few other devices, that the Android market is behaving strangely - some applications aren't available. Specifically, any application that's had copy-protection...

  • HTC Legend's missing apps bug fixed
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    HTC Legend's missing apps bug fixed

    By 22 April 2010

    HTC Legend owners in Europe have been missing a few applications since the handset was launched - Twidroid, Layar, MySpace Mobile, Barcode Scanner, Google Goggles, FXCamera and a handful more. What common factor can you see shared between all those apps?...

  • HTC Legend doubles as iPhone stylus
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    HTC Legend doubles as iPhone stylus

    By 17 March 2010

    Put this in the "weird" box, but we've found that the HTC Legend, the new Android powered handset from HTC, can also double as a stylus for the iPhone. As you probably know, capacitive screens like those on the iPhone or Google Nexus One can, on the whole,...

  • Vodafone UK getting HTC Desire
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    Vodafone UK getting HTC Desire

    By 12 March 2010

    The HTC Desire is turning out to be the mobile equivalent of the village bike - every operator's getting a ride. The latest to announce UK availability for the handset is Vodafone. The network had previously only said it'd be coming to Europe. Interestingly,...

  • HTC Legend review
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    HTC Legend review

    By 8 March 2010

    The HTC Hero was undeniably the handset of 2009, winning many industry awards, including Pocket-lint's own. It represented the pinnacle of HTC's Android smartphone assault and the launch handset for the HTC Sense user interface. The HTC Legend supersedes...

  • Vodafone price HTC Legend
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    Vodafone price HTC Legend

    By 1 March 2010

    Vodafone has priced the newly announced HTC Legend in the UK, being the first operator to do so. Those keen to snap up the follow on to the HTC Hero will be able to do so for as little as £25 a month with the handset costing just £1.99. For that you'll...

  • AT&T gets Desire, Sprint gets Hero2
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    AT&T gets Desire, Sprint gets Hero2

    By 24 February 2010

    While HTC is staying coy about the HTC Desire and HTC Legend making it outside of the UK for the time being, that hasn't stopped sources coming forward to suggest that AT&T and Sprint will be getting US variants in the near future. According to mobile...

  • Vodafone to 360 the HTC Legend
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    Vodafone to 360 the HTC Legend

    By 17 February 2010

    Following on from T-Mobile and Orange's news that the HTC Desire will be available through those mobile phone networks in the UK, Vodafone has revealed it is to also offer the Desire, as well as the HTC Legend - and the HTC HD mini. "The HTC Legend, the...

  • VIDEO: HTC Desire, Legend and HD mini all get promo vids
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    VIDEO: HTC Desire, Legend and HD mini all get promo vids

    By 16 February 2010

    We've brought you all the news, hands-on photos and even first look reviews for HTC's Mobile World Congress launches, but for those of you that just can't get enough, we've also got promo vids. If you want to see just how little the HTC HD mini is, or...

  • HTC Legend, Desire and HD mini priced and up for pre-order
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    HTC Legend, Desire and HD mini priced and up for pre-order

    By 16 February 2010

    Expansys is quick out of the gates on the new announcements from HTC at Mobile World Congress, since it is already taking pre-orders for those that can't wait for the new Nexus One and Hero replacements to land. UK shoppers looking to get an unlocked...

  • HTC Legend hands on
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    HTC Legend hands on

    By 16 February 2010

    HTC has launched its follow up to the HTC Hero at this year's Mobile World Congress and we were on hand to have a play (for a second time) and a chance to take some photos. Yes the aluminium case is the same as the Apple MacBook Pro and yes it's a lot...

  • First Look: HTC Legend review
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    First Look: HTC Legend review

    By 16 February 2010

    The HTC Legend is probably the most anticipated handset hitting the market in 2010. It's stepping into the shoes of the HTC Hero, a fine handset in itself. We had our hands all over the new model prior to the launch today and here's what we thought. The...

  • HTC Legend becomes official
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    HTC Legend becomes official

    By 16 February 2010

    HTC has confirmed rumours of a follow on to the HTC Hero, the HTC Legend, at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The new handset is carved from a single block of aluminium and resembles the design ethos of the Apple MacBook Pro unibody...